Publications

These publications are subject to change, and brevity and clarity have been the guidelines in their preparation. You should verify information or seek more details on any topic from the departments, offices, and organizations listed.

Northwestern University reserves the right to change any statement in these publications concerning, but not limited to, rules, policies, tuition, fees, curricula, and courses.

Publications (2012-13)
Description Contact Info

Student Handbook

 ♦ Student Handbook ♦
(124KB)

The Northwestern University Student Handbook describes the expectations for behavior and conduct in the Northwestern community and outlines the procedures to be followed when these expectations are not met. It includes the Student Code of Conduct, the Academic Integrity Policy, as well as other rules, regulations, and policies governing student life.



Website:
Office of Student Conduct & Conflict Resolution
Email:
student-conduct@northwestern.edu
Phone: 847-491-4582

Parents Guide

♦ Parent Guide ♦
(1.02MB)

This guide is designed to help parents of Northwestern students take advantage of University services and resources and to encourage conversations about student responsibilities and parental expectations.


Website:
Office of Orientation and Parent Programs
Email:
orientation@northwestern.edu
Phone: 847-491-8430

Purple Prep

♦ Purple Prep - Class of 2015 ♦
(3.77 MB)

This publication is a manual for the class of 2015.  It lists all required and suggested summer action items and aids in a successful transition from high school to Northwestern.


Website:
Office of Orientation and Parent Programs
Email:
orientation@northwestern.edu
Phone: 847-491-8430

Purple Prep

♦ Purple Prep ♦
♦ Transfer Student Edition ♦

(1.95 MB)

This publication is a manual for students transferring to Northwestern from another college or university. It lists all required and suggested summer action items and aids in a successful transition to Northwestern from another institution.


Website:
Office of Orientation and Parent Programs
Email:
orientation@northwestern.edu
Phone: 847-491-8430

Career Guide

♦ Career Guide ♦
(4.79 MB)

The Career Guide facilitates well informed career decision making.  The Guide provides valuable information on a range of career-related topics such as researching and exploring careers, creating professional application materials, interviewing preparation, and post-graduation planning. 


Website:
University Career Services
Email: careerservices@northwestern.edu
Phone: 847-491-3700

msa newsletter pdf

♦ Multicultural Student Affairs ♦
♦ Quarterly Newsletter ♦  

(560 KB)

Each quarter the Office of Multicultural Student Affairs releases a newsletter detailing departmental and student group news/events and community updates.



Website: Multicultural Student Affairs
Email: Check our website
Phone: 847-491-6200